There are 6 ways to get from Cumbernauld to Livingston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Cumbernauld to Edinburgh Park
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North

$12 - $16

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Bus, line 29 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) to Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) X37
  2. Take the line 29 bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Bathgate, Gordon Avenue (2-4 Stuart Terrace) 29

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 247 bus, train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) 247 / ...
  2. Take the train from Airdrie to Livingston North

$10 - $13

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Buchanan Bus Station X27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ladywell, Fastlink X51

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cumbernauld to Livingston 28.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Cumbernauld to Livingston 28.6 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cumbernauld to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) and arriving at Ladywell, Fastlink via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cumbernauld to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Cumbernauld and arriving at Livingston North via Edinburgh Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Cumbernauld and Livingston is 18 miles. The road distance is 28.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cumbernauld to Livingston without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Cumbernauld to Livingston, including transfers.

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Cumbernauld to Livingston bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) station.

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Cumbernauld to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Cumbernauld station.

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The best way to get from Cumbernauld to Livingston is to train which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Cumbernauld to Livingston bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Ladywell, Fastlink station.

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Cumbernauld to Livingston train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Livingston North station.

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Map of how to get from Cumbernauld to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Cumbernauld, Scotland and Livingston, Scotland?

You can take a train from Cumbernauld to Livingston via Edinburgh Park in around 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cumbernauld to Livingston via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cumbernauld to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Edinburgh Park to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Train from Airdrie to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ladywell, Fastlink
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Glasgow
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) to Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Bathgate, Gordon Avenue (2-4 Stuart Terrace)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Cumbernauld to Livingston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cumbernauld to Livingston is 29 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Cumbernauld to Livingston.

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